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Brooklyn Rider: Healing Modes

  • 4801 Franklin Avenue | Des Moines, IA 50310
  • Presented By: Civic Music Association
  • Dates: October 10, 2020
  • Location: Franklin Junior High School Auditorium
  • Phone: (515) 280-4020
  • Start/End Time: 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Price: Adult - $40 to $75Student - $24 to $45
  • Overview

    No better ensemble to lift the audience from this sense of apocalypse than Brooklyn Rider

    — Strings

    The healing properties of music have been recognized from ancient Greek civilization to the field of modern neuroscience and expressed in countless global traditions. Beethoven’s String Quartet No. 15, a ‘Song of Holy Thanksgiving From a Convalescent to the Deity in the Lydian mode,’ is performed in its entirety alongside five compact new commissions which explore the subject of healing from a wide range of historical and cultural perspectives.